October 6 University

October 6 University Ranking

country rank: 29
world rank: 6321

University Overview

October 6 University was founded in 1996 and is a private higher-education school located in the urban environment of Giza’s middle metropolis, 6th of October City (population range of 250,000-499,999). October 6 University (O6U) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Egyptian higher education institution that is officially recognized by Egypt’s Ministry of Higher Education. October 6 University (O6U) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Egyptian higher-education school, which is 24 years old, has a selective admission criteria based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. O6U also offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

October 6 University Ranking

University Identity

Name October 6 University
Acronym O6U
Founded 1996

University Location

Address Al Mehwar Al Markazi 6th of October City 12511 Giza Egypt
Tel +20 (2) 3835 5275
Fax +20 (2) 3835 5277

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Supreme Council of Universities (SCU) Association of African Universities (AAU)

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